1757 - Austrian invasion of Silesia – Austrian OOB June 30

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Description

On June 30 1757, the combined armies of FM Charles de Lorraine and FM Leopold Count Daun were encamped at Czelakowitz (present-day Celakovice) in Bohemia.

Units are listed from right to left.

First Line Second Line Reserve Corps
Cavalry right wing under General Lucchese Cavalry right wing under General Prince Esterházy Cavalry Right Wing under General Stampach
Infantry under General Keuhl Infantry under General Marschall
  • Lieutenant-General Starhemberg
  • Lieutenant-General Forgàcs
    • Major-General Buttler's Brigade
      • Puebla (2 bns + 2 grenadier coys)
      • Haller (2 bns + 2 grenadier coys)
    • Major-General Browne's Brigade
  • Lieutenant-General Wied-Runkel
  • Lieutenant-General Sprecher
    • Major-General Stolberg's Brigade
      • Harsch (2 bns + 2 grenadier coys)
      • Kolowrat (2 bns + 2 grenadier coys)
    • Major-General Wolff's Brigade
Infantry under General Colloredo
Cavalry Left Wing under General Serbelloni Cavalry Left Wing under General Bretlach Cavalry Left Wing under General Stampach

Several corps of light troops had also been detached from the main army.

Morocz's Corps

Hadik's Corps

Nádasdy's Corps

N.B.: on July 4, part of the Reserve of the main army was sent to reinforce Nádasdy's Corps. These units were:


References

Cogswell, Neil, Journal of Horace St. Paul 1757: The Advance to Nismes, Seven Years War Association Journal Vol. XI No. 2

  • Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 3 Kolin, Berlin, 1901, Anhang 34